òl

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See also: ol, OL, Öl, øl, ól, öl, and -ol

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ól, from Proto-Celtic *ɸotlo- from Proto-Indo-European *pōtlo- (whence also Latin pōculum ‎(drinking cup)) from *peh₃-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

òl ‎(past dh'òl, future òlaidh, verbal noun òl, past participle òlta)

  1. drink
  2. booze, carouse

Noun[edit]

òl m ‎(genitive singular òil)

  1. verbal noun of òl

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • ól” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.